Audio Broadcasting

by Osceyonia Hillman

What is Audio (Radio) Broadcasting?

Radio broadcasting is a unidirectional wireless transmission over radio waves intended to reach a wide audience. Stations can be linked in radio networks to broadcast a common radio format, either in broadcast syndication or simulcast or both.

What are some careers under audio broadcasting?

  • Audio and Video Equipment Technicians
  • Broadcast News Analysts
  • Broadcast Technicians
  • Camera Operators, Television, Video, and Motion Picture
  • Copy Writers
  • Editors
  • Film and Video Editors
  • Media and Communication Workers, All Other
  • Photographers
  • Poets, Lyricists and Creative Writers
  • Radio Operators
  • Radio and Television Announcers
  • Reporters and Correspondents
  • Sound Engineering Technicians
  • Technical Writers


Broadcast News Analyist

How does the Audio Broadcasting lab station relate to this real world job?

Audio Broadcasting Lab Station

In the Audio Broadcasting station students were to make commercials, develop news stories, and broadcast by researching, analyzing, and interpreting current events in news. Also students gather information to eventually develop there own opinion on a subject of news.

Audio Broadcasting Job

As a job they select material most pertinent to presentation, and organize this material into appropriate formats. Also they gather information and develop perspectives about news subjects through research, interviews, observation, and experience and present news stories, and introduce in-depth videotaped segments or live transmissions from on-the-scene reporters.